xaħam

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Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic شَحْم(šaḥm).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

xaħam m (plural xaħmijiet)

  1. (anatomy, cooking) fat
    Il-konsum tax-xaħam kuljum għandu jitqassam fuq tliet ikliet prinċipali
    The daily intake of fat should be distributed over three main meals.